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Judge overrules Hoskins FCPA conviction

By Clara Hudson

26 February 2020

Judge overrules Hoskins FCPA conviction New Haven, where Lawrence Hoskins was on trial. (Credit: istockphoto.com/DenisTangneyJr)

A federal judge says the DOJ failed to show that former Alstom executive Lawrence Hoskins was an agent under the FCPA, in a ruling that is a major blow for the government.